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Fun Food Holidays™ December 12th is National Ambrosia Day

National Ambrosia Day

Ambrosia, the mythical "food of the gods," is a heavenly treat to real mortal diners at any time of the year. This cool and creamy citrus fruit salad is a light and tasty side dish or dessert.

CDK has many classic-style recipes for ambrosia, plus a whole body of wacky ambrosia salad-inspired items like ambrosia cakes, bars, and even a body scrub!

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Wheat Berry Ambrosia
recipe for wheat berry ambrosia

Made with Pecan halves for garnish, optional, bananas, mandarin oranges, seedless red grapes, cut into halves, whipped topping, lemon juice, (8 oz size) crushed pineapple, undrained, vanilla pudding


Chinese Ambrosia Pie
recipe for chinese ambrosia pie

Made with flaked coconut, cream cheese, ginger, almond extract, milk, sugar, cornstarch, orange juice, (8 oz size) mandarin oranges (drained and cut into small pieces)


Ambrosia Stuffed Sweet Potatoes
recipe for ambrosia stuffed sweet potatoes

Made with dried apricot halves, chopped, crushed pineapple, pecans, flaked coconut, marshmallow creme, sour cream, (8-ounce) sweet potato


Ambrosia Tapioca
recipe for ambrosia tapioca

Made with flaked coconut, dates, orange sections, orange juice, salt, tapioca, sugar


Orange And Pineapple Ambrosia
recipe for orange and pineapple ambrosia

Made with chopped walnuts, oranges, pineapple tidbits, grated coconut


Thanksgiving Ambrosia With Grapefruit, Orange, And Tangerine
recipe for thanksgiving ambrosia with grapefruit, orange, and tangerine

Made with coconut, grapefruit, oranges, tangerines, sugar


Spinach Ambrosia Salad
recipe for spinach ambrosia salad

Made with orange juice, (11 ounce size) pineapple and mandarin orange segments, drained, coconut, fresh spinach


Honey Pecan Ambrosia
recipe for honey pecan ambrosia

Made with honey, pecan, starfruit or Kiwi fruit, oranges, coconut, papaya, blackberries or raspberries


Ambrosial Bread
recipe for ambrosial bread

Made with active dry yeast, water, crushed peanut butter and coconut candy, honey, powdered milk, salt, bread flour


Fruit-Only Ambrosia
recipe for fruit-only ambrosia

Made with pineapple, navel oranges, coconut, maraschino cherries, banana


Sour Cream Cantaloupe Ambrosia
recipe for sour cream cantaloupe ambrosia

Made with vanilla extract, honey, sour cream, oranges, green seedless grapes, cantaloupe, pineapple, shredded moist coconut, pecans


Ambrosia Fruit Dip
recipe for ambrosia fruit dip

Made with sugar substitute, lemon rind, vanilla extract, plain yogurt, cream cheese


Ambrosia Pie
recipe for ambrosia pie

Made with orange marmalade, banana, cream cheese, sugar, lemon juice, lemon rind, heavy cream, coconut, orange sections


Whipped Cream Ambrosia
recipe for whipped cream ambrosia

Made with whipping cream, mandarin oranges, crushed pineapple, fruit cocktail, sour cream, coconut, miniature marshmallows


Ambrosia Toss
recipe for ambrosia toss

Made with additional flaked coconut, mayonnaise, flaked coconut, orange, (16 oz) can fruit cocktail, salad greens


Hawaiian Ambrosia
recipe for hawaiian ambrosia

Made with maraschino cherries, milk, miniature marshmallows, crushed pineapple, mandarin oranges, Cool Whip, coconut


Southern Ambrosia Apple Pie
recipe for southern ambrosia apple pie

Made with evaporated milk, egg, pastry shell (9 inch size) -- baked, lemon juice, thinly sliced peeled baking apples, salt, cornstarch, butter or margarine, apple juice, brown sugar


Dried Cranberry Ambrosia Salad With Granola Topping
recipe for dried cranberry ambrosia salad with granola topping

Made with granola, pineapple, oranges, dried cranberries, vanilla yogurt


Ambrosia Punch
recipe for ambrosia punch

Made with coconut, ginger ale, orange juice, pineapple juice, cream of coconut, oranges, vanilla ice cream


Sour Cream Pecan Ambrosia
recipe for sour cream pecan ambrosia

Made with nutmeg, mayonnaise, sour cream, miniature marshmallows, pecans, maraschino cherries, pineapple chunks, flaked coconut, Mandarin orange sections


Fat Free Blueberry Ambrosia Salad
recipe for fat free blueberry ambrosia salad

Made with sour cream, orange, pineapple, blueberries, coconut, cottage cheese


Pistachio Ambrosia
recipe for pistachio ambrosia

Made with chopped pecans, fruit cocktail, pineapple chunks, mandarin oranges, pistachio pudding mix, fruit juice, sour cream, frozen whipped topping


Sherry Merry Christmas Ambrosia
recipe for sherry merry christmas ambrosia

Made with maraschino cherries, sherry, coconut, sugar, oranges peeled and sectioned


Yogurt Ambrosia
recipe for yogurt ambrosia

Made with pineapple yogurt, flaked coconut, navel oranges, sectioned, lemon juice, pear, peeled, diced, Red Delicious apple, diced, bananas


Ambrosia Bars
recipe for ambrosia bars

Made with butterscotch chips, orange zest, orange juice, egg, brown sugar, shortening, salt, baking soda, baking powder, all-purpose flour



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